Think, O’ God , of our friend who is ill, whom we now commend to Your compassionate regard. that no healing is too hard if it be Your will. We therefore pray that You bless our friend with Your loving care, renew his/her strength, and heal what ails him/her in Your loving name.
35 Bible verses for healing: “ Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God . “ LORD my God , I called to you for help, and you healed me.” — Psalm 30:2. “ Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” — Matthew 11:28. “ “’ “ “ “
Let us pray : Dear Heavenly Father, We pray that you lift our worries from our minds, and place in our hearts the enormity of your love. We ask that you give courage, strength and hope to those who are sick, and to their families and friends. Please bless the hands and hearts of all those who work in this hospital .
Few tips for how to pray for healing for someone else: Listen! Be an encourager! Listen with compassion. Bring your prayer requests to God. Ask others to stand in prayer with you. Laying on of hands and Anointing of the Sick Sacrament. Be an encourager.
Saint Raphael the Archangel serves as the patron saint of healing . Unlike most saints, Raphael was never a human being who lived on Earth.
In his preaching, Jesus refers twice to doctors: “Those who are well do not need a physician, but the sick do ” (Mt 9:12), and “Surely you will quote me this proverb, ‘Physician, cure yourself’” (Lk 4:23).
Raphael (/ˈræfiəl/; Hebrew: רְפָאֵל, translit. Rəp̄āʾēl, lit. ‘ God has healed’; Ancient Greek: Ραφαήλ, Raphaḗl; Coptic: ⲣⲁⲫⲁⲏⲗ, Rafaêl; Arabic: رفائيل, Rafā’īl, or إسرافيل, Isrāfīl; Amharic: ሩፋኤል, Rufaʾel) is an archangel responsible for healing in the traditions of most Abrahamic religions.
Psalm 147:3 “He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” Hearing that God has the power to clear up wounds and mend a broken heart could resonate with your loved one.
Religious practices have been associated with healing for millennia. People pray for good health and for relief from illness. Prayer may result in health and healing through one or more of several mechanisms.
Take time to remember how much God loves you and those you are praying for. Remember all the ways God has been faithful in the past. Pray the Word. Be comfortable not knowing what to pray. Invite others to pray with you. Find peace in surrendering to God’s will. Worship God .
Get-Well Wishes “Hope you get to feeling better soon!” “Looking forward to seeing you back at practice when you’re ready.” “Wishing you well.” “Take extra good care!” “Here’s to you—steadier, stronger and better every day.” “We hope you’re taking it slow and easy right now.” “Take your sweet time getting well!”
I hope they will encourage you to make 2021 a year of prayer . Know to whom you are speaking. Thank him. Ask for God’s will. Say what you need. Ask for forgiveness. Pray with a friend. Pray the Word. Memorize Scripture.
The basic forms of prayer are adoration , contrition , thanksgiving and supplication, abbreviated as A.C.T.S. The Liturgy of the Hours, the seven canonical hours of the Catholic Church prayed at fixed prayer times, is recited daily by clergy, religious and devout believers.
Heavenly Father, We lift up all those who are facing various illnesses. Give them the hope and courage they need today and every day. Comfort their pain, calm their fears, and surround them with Your peace.